The Mission of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (DMS&E) at Tel Aviv University is:
- To conduct cutting-edge research in MS&E, thus gaining international reputation and collaborations.
- To become a center of excellence within Tel-Aviv University for education and R&D in MS&E.
- To support the Israeli industry, government and defense organizations, either by R&D or by consultation services.
- To educate world class engineers that will lead the next technological breakthroughs. The DMS&E fills a national strategic need by operating the only focused MS&E academic programs in the center of Israel, close to many relevant companies, research centers, government and defense organizations.